building dock

building dock

[′bil·diŋ ‚däk]
(civil engineering)
A type of graving dock or basin, usually built of concrete, in which ships are constructed and then floated out through a caisson gate after flooding the dock.
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Papenburg, 08 August 2019--Norwegian Encore will most likely be leaving the cov-ered building dock II at the MEYER WERFT shipyard on 17 August 2019.
The rig, which was towed to Belfast from Brazil in an 80-day journey, was so tall, at 110metres, Samson had to be moved to the far end of the building dock in order to make room for it.
Tenders are invited for Work involves various maintenance activities of civil structures at building dock, repair dock, quay 0ne, quay two and quay three.
The Ministry's Ports and Maritime Affairs Directorate has so far licensed 17 companies offering those services, one of which is Delma Marine which operates three docks at the Bahrain Bay; the Four Seasons Hotel dock, the Avenues Mall dock and the Arcapita Building dock. All issued licenses follow the regulations set by the Ports and Maritime Affairs which aim to ensure the safety of passengers.
"The ceremony was conducted at the building dock number 6 of the Special and Naval Shipbuilding Division of HHI.
Today, as ships are built in a series of modular components, the symbolic ceremony is used to mark the lowering of the first module into place in the building dock.
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Vikrant was moved out of the building dock to be positioned in the refitting dock where the next phase of outfitting will be completed.
More than 500 DCNS personnel and guests watched as the third of the 12 FREMM multimission frigates on DCNS's orderbook was floated out of the building dock at the Group's Lorient facility.
Meyer Werft workers lifted the first of 73 blocks that will comprise the ship into the building dock, marking the start of assembly.
The first of the new ships is on schedule to be floated out of its building dock in early May.

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